Navigation Links
Pennsylvania American Water's Rate Case Approved
Date:11/29/2007

HERSHEY, Pa., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) approved a settlement of Pennsylvania American Water's rate case.

The settlement, which was reached among the company and the PUC's Office of Trial Staff, the Office of Consumer Advocate, Office of Small Business Advocate and other parties, calls for an overall increase of $36 million per year, or an 8.9 percent increase. This includes a portion of a surcharge that customers have already been paying related to the Distribution System Improvement Charge (DSIC). When factoring in the higher level of DSIC that customers are currently paying, the effective overall increase of the settlement is 6.5 percent. This is the first increase the company has received in base rates since 2004.

"Delivering quality water service requires continued investment to replace aging infrastructure and make the necessary system upgrades to meet drinking water standards," said Kathy Pape, president, Pennsylvania American Water. "It has been four years since we have had a change in our base rates, and we have invested nearly a half billion dollars in that time frame. With the Commission's decision today, we will be able to recover costs related to those investments."

The need for a rate change was driven primarily by the $490 million the company has invested in its treatment and distribution facilities from January 2004 through the end of 2007 to assure the delivery of high-quality water service.

Examples of projects completed across the state during that time frame include:
-- replacing more than 260 miles of pipeline

-- building new storage facilities to ensure reliability of service

-- constructing improvements to our treatment plants

-- installing pump stations to improve water pressure

-- replacing two treatment plants with one facility

-- enhancing municipal fire service by installing new or replacement

fire hyd
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pennsylvania American Water
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Governor Rendell Offers adultBasic Coverage to 35,000 Uninsured Pennsylvanians
2. Health and Business Groups Launch Ad Campaign About Need for Comprehensive Smoke-Free Law in Pennsylvania
3. NNN Healthcare/Office REIT Acquires 2750 Monroe Boulevard in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
4. Pennsylvania Department of Aging Receives Grant to Improve Alzheimers Support
5. Pennsylvania Needs More Lung Cancer Research
6. Saint Vincent Health System of Erie, Pennsylvania Named One of AARP 2007 Best Employers for Workers Over 50
7. Pennsylvania Game Commission Announces EHD Confirmed in Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties
8. Maryland, Minnesota Go Smoke-free Oct. 1 - Pennsylvania Overdue in Following Suit
9. Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation Accreditation Status for Trauma Centers
10. Health Secretary Urges Pennsylvanians to Get a Flu Shot
11. Governor Rendell Calls for Prompt Action on Prescription for Pennsylvania, Cover All Pennsylvanians Health Care Reforms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/28/2015)... May 28, 2015 Three years ago, Dr. ... for his Shore Vascular & Vein Center! Dr. ... system. It is his mission to provide the highest ... , Dr. Jeffrey Gosin is Board Certified in ... University of Pennsylvania and Jefferson Medical College. He completed a ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... Ross A. Clevens, MD, FACS, ... Teresa Beard as the new marketing director for Clevens ... oversee all marketing and promotional events for the practice. ... and developing compelling marketing strategies to achieve targeted results. ... served as guest communication manager at the Walt Disney ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... Boston Celtics Legend and Basketball Hall ... Foundation Board of Directors members, will be hosting their ... June 4-7. For the past 34 years, the Havlicek’s ... Foundation for children by bringing together friends, families, and ... John Havlicek Celebrity Fishing Tournament will be held from ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... (PRWEB) May 28, 2015 Senior Housing ... legend Lou Piniella, who managed the Seattle Mariners team ... Piniella will appear in television and digital advertising for ... living apartment communities, including several new communities slated to ... Bellevue, Bothell, Lynnwood, Mountlake Terrace, Tukwila, and University Place. ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... 2015 Healthpointe is proud to ... offering Echocardiography Examinations to patients with cardiovascular needs. ... Qualified Medical Examiner and licensed Cardiologist, Dr. Oscar ... a non-invasive and cost-effective approach to effectively diagnosing ... or have undergone surgery. Also known as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Jeffrey Gosin is Celebrating Three Years at his Somers Point Location! 2Health News:Dr. Jeffrey Gosin is Celebrating Three Years at his Somers Point Location! 3Health News:Clevens Face and Body Specialists Welcomes Teresa Beard as Marketing Director 2Health News:The Genesis Foundation Prepares for Their Final Annual John Havlicek Celebrity Fishing Tournament 2Health News:SHAG Announces New Spokesperson: Lou Piniella 2Health News:Healthpointe Is Now Offering Echocardiography Examinations at the Anaheim Clinic. 2
... properties blocked bacteria formation, delayed onset of ... (HealthDay News) -- The use of silver-coated ... among intensive-care patients on ventilators, a U.S. ... lead to longer hospital stays, increased costs, ...
... In fact, new study hints they might be hazardous , , ... whether folic acid and vitamin B supplements help the heart ... any good and might have even caused participants harm. , ... -- no benefit of taking vitamin B supplements to reduce ...
... DIEGO, Aug. 19 NuVasive, Inc. (Nasdaq:,NUVA), a ... disruptive surgical treatments for the spine, announced today,that ... Sofamor Danek,alleging patent infringement involving certain NuVasive products., ... "It is not surprising,that Medtronic would attempt to ...
... India and BALTIMORE, Aug. 19 Lupin Ltd.,announced today ... marketing agreement for the AeroChamber Plus(R) line of products ... Lupin,Pharmaceuticals, Inc., USA, will use its 50 person sales ... is a Valved Holding Chamber (VHC) device that is,used ...
... COO, Former Experian Executive Will Lead Private Access, Mission to ... privacy management and ... clinical trials recruitment tools, ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. ... enable management of detailed,privacy preferences for personal health information, announced ...
... MD, August 18, 2008Young researchers presented innovative, early-stage ... a collaborative project of the AUA Foundation and ... August 7-9, 2008. The AUA Foundation hosted the ... the most cutting-edge research in sexual medicine. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Silver-Coated Ventilator Tubes Cut Risk of Pneumonia 2Health News:Vitamin B, Folate Supplements Won't Help Heart 2Health News:Vitamin B, Folate Supplements Won't Help Heart 3Health News:NuVasive Announces Patent Infringement Complaint Brought by Medtronic Sofamor Danek 2Health News:NuVasive Announces Patent Infringement Complaint Brought by Medtronic Sofamor Danek 3Health News:Lupin Enters into a Marketing Alliance with Forest Laboratories, Inc. for AeroChamber Plus(R) Brand in the US - Extends its Franchise with Pediatricians 2Health News:VirtualHealth Technologies, Inc., Announces Its Associate, Private Access, Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO 2Health News:VirtualHealth Technologies, Inc., Announces Its Associate, Private Access, Appoints Marc Kirshbaum as President & COO 3Health News:New research on sexual function 2
(Date:5/28/2015)... , May 28, 2015  Transportation ... provider, announces winning the SDCE100 Award for ... & Demand Chain Executive magazine. Transportation ... consumer goods distributor quantify and control supply ... their highly competitive market. Deploying Transportation Insight,s ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... DUBLIN , May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ) has announced the addition of Jain ... and Commercial Aspects"  to their offering.  ,     ... medicine or individualized treatment is to match ... and, in some cases, even to design ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) CEO ... statement in response to a new report ... a number of generic drug costs increased substantially in ... previously expressed by NCPA and underscores the need for ... medications. Moreover, a 2015 survey of 700 community pharmacists ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Transportation Insight Wins SDCE100 Award for Delivering End-to-End Supply Chain Value 2Transportation Insight Wins SDCE100 Award for Delivering End-to-End Supply Chain Value 3Transportation Insight Wins SDCE100 Award for Delivering End-to-End Supply Chain Value 4Global Personalized Medicine Report 2015-2024 - Scientific and Commercial Aspects 2Global Personalized Medicine Report 2015-2024 - Scientific and Commercial Aspects 3NCPA: AARP Drug Pricing Report Reiterates Need for Fair Generic Drug Reimbursements 2
... BETHLEHEM, Pa., Nov. 14, 2011 MedClean Technologies, Inc. (OTC ... for the 2011 third quarter for the period ended September ... : The company has dramatically improved its ... the following key metrics, representing tangible progress: ...
... /PRNewswire-Asia-First Call/ -- American Oriental Bioengineering, Inc. (NYSE: ... company dedicated to improving health through the development, manufacture ... over the counter ("OTC") products, today announced that it ... call at 8:00 am EST on Tuesday, November 15, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 2MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 3MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 4MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 5MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 6MedClean Technologies Announces Third Quarter Results 7American Oriental Bioengineering to Hold Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call at 8:00 AM on November 15, 2011 2